Extended high-frequency thresholds in older adults
- When all is said and done, only men hear like men. Ross-Fowler, Gigi // Off Our Backs;Apr98, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p6
Presents information on research conducted at the University of Texas-Austin on auditory emissions produced in the inner ear of lesbians, bisexual women and heterosexual women. Comparison on emissions from lesbians and bisexuals to that of men; Number of persons who took part in the study;...
- The Aural Dimension. McLachlan, Neil // Architecture Australia;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p92
Cites information on auralization, a word that has been invented to describe the process of three-dimensional representation of sounds as they occur at a given position within a digitally modeled architecture. Comparison with visualization; Effect of the acoustic environment of the developed...
- Efficient Stimuli for Recording of the Amplitude Modulation Following Response. Sturzebecher, Ekkehard; Cebulla, Mario; Pschirrer, Ulrich // Audiology: Journal of Auditory Communication;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 40 Issue 2
Amplitude modulation following response (AMFR) is a promising tool for objective frequency-specific assessment of hearing thresholds in children. The stimulus generally used for AMFR recording (one amplitude-modulated carrier) activates only a small part of the basilar membrane. Therefore,...
- The Pure-tone Hearing Thresholds of Otologically Healthy 14-year-old Children. Rahko-Laitila, Pieta; Karma, Pekka; Laippala, Pekka; Salmelin, Raili; Sipila, Markku; Manninen, Mikko; Rahko, Tapani // Audiology: Journal of Auditory Communication;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p171
The mean pure-tone air conduction (AC) and bone conduction (BC) hearing thresholds (HT) of 534 randomly selected, caucasian, white, urban children with normal otoscopy, otomicroscopy and impedance audiometry, i.e. normal middle ear function, are presented here. Children with pathological middle...
- Turn Down the TUNES! Stewart, Melissa // Scholastic Math;9/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 27, p6
The article offers suggestions for safe listening to iPods and other portable music devices.
- Vivosonic Products Launched in China with Fanfare. // Hearing Review;Sep2012, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p10
The article reports that Vivosonic's products have been officially launched in China with a big fun-filled event that included a traditional Chinese lion dance, symbolizing prosperity, with a new 40 Hz ERP (event related potential) test modality developed especially for audiology practices in China.
- Evaluating hearing threshold differences between ears as a screen for acoustic neuroma. Schlauch, Robert S.; Levine, Samuel // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct95, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p1168
Evaluates hearing threshold differences between ears as a screen for acoustic neuroma. Evaluation of the audiograms of tumor and nontumor groups; Relation between tumor size and threshold difference; Diagnostic strategy.
- Effects of distance on vocal intensity. Michael, Deirdre D.; Siegel, Gerald M. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct95, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p1176
Studies the effects of distance on vocal intensity. Physical correlate theory of sensory intensity; Acoustic analysis; Effect in changing various speech variables.
- The effect of recreational gunfire noise on hearing in workers exposed to occupational noise. Stewart, Michael; Konkle, Dan F.; Simpson, Thomas H. // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Jan2001, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p32
Hearing sensitivity for an experimental group of 278 industrial workers who engaged in recreational shooting was compared with that of an age-matched control group of 278 nonshooting industrial workers to examine the effect of gunfire exposure on auditory thresholds. The influence of age and the...